Service: Traffic Engineering Design and Management

Traffic engineering design and management relates to the development of customised solutions to enhance existing infrastructure capacity and/or the development of new schemes. Traffic engineering design and management is guided by various national design documents: Design Manual for Urban Roads and Streets (DMURS) in urban areas, TII Publications (Standards) in rural areas and National Cycle Manual as best practice guidelines. Where relevant international best practice is used to inform designs.

Key components of this service include, as necessary:

  • Pedestrian and cyclist infrastructure and facility design
  • Development scheme layout and network design
  • Traffic calming and signage scheme design
  • Traffic and speed survey data collection and analysis
  • Intelligent transport systems (ITS) specification and design
  • Demand management – option identification and appraisal
  • Traffic management plan (TMP) and construction traffic management plan (CTMP) development
  • Quality Audits and Road Safety Audits
  • Junction design, including visibility splay assessments, swept path analysis and traffic signal design

management plan for a major commercial development site in Dublin City Centre.

Our Latest Service: Traffic Engineering Design and Management Projects

National Sports Campus Masterplan

Client: Sport IrelandDuration: August 2019 – Ongoing Project Summary Transport Insights was commissioned by Sport Ireland in August 2019, as part of multi-disciplinary design team to develop a masterplan for the ca. 200 hectares National Sports Campus at Blanchardstown, Dublin 15. Within the lifetime of the Masterplan it is envisaged that the site will accommodate…
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Ashford Studios Development

Client: Ashford StudioDuration: 2016 – 2017 Project Summary Transport Insights was commissioned by Ashford Studios in August 2016 to undertake a Traffic and Transport Assessment (TTA), and to prepare an Environmental Impact Assessment Report (EIAR) Traffic and Transport Chapter in relation to a planning application to expand Ashford Studios in County Wicklow. The proposed development…
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Mixed-Use Developments

Client: IRES Fund Management LimitedDuration: May 2017 – Ongoing Project Summary Transport Insights was commissioned by IRES Fund Management Limited, via a series of commissions from May 2017 onwards, to provide transport consultancy support in relation to planning applications for mixed-use development proposals in Dublin City Centre, Sandyford and Tallaght. Support has ranged from initial…
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Martin Junction Upgrade

Client: Galway City CouncilDuration: May – November 2019 Project Summary Transport Insights was commissioned by Galway City Council in May 2019 to provide traffic modelling support and transport engineering design advice for the proposed upgrade of Martin Roundabout to a signalised junction at Ardaun, Galway. The project’s deliverables sought to support an application to the…
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City Centre Office Development

Client: Irish Life Assurance PlcDuration: Jan 2017 – July 2019 Project Summary Transport Insights was commissioned in January 2017 to provide transport engineering design support to a planning application for redevelopment of the former An Fáilte Ireland headquarters at 74/75 Baggot Street Lower. Support sought to address local authority concerns set out within a Further…
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